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The UW Executive Master of Public Health (eMPH) is designed for professionals who tackle today's major health challenges. Earn your degree or a certificate while you work through a convenient format that blends online learning with a small number of on-site sessions in Seattle, WA.

Advance your career with a Master in Public Health (MPH) by building your knowledge in three key focus areas:

  • evidence-based research
  • program development and evaluation
  • health promotion and education

By completing the MPH or Certificate in Public Health Practice (CPHP), you will also learn about the core public health disciplines: Biostatistics; Epidemiology; Environmental health; Health management and policy; Social and behavioral health

Previously known as the Extended Master of Public Health, this program has served the public health community for 34 years and is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). Learn from expert faculty and a community of professionals as you study at the UW School of Public Health, ranked among the top 10 schools in the country (U.S. News & World Report).

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Inderpal Virk

"I wanted to complement my medical education with graduate-level training in public health."

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Suni Elgar

"One of the most amazing discoveries I have made since starting the program has been the depth and richness of the e-2013 cohort. My fellow students are a resource that I will continue to rely on long after I complete this program."

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Leah Backhus, MD, FACS

"This has been the most beneficial aspect of the program: the ability to have real-world application of the skills as they are being acquired."

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